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Description of problem:
If you partition with /var and /var/mail then the installer will quit when it
goes to install filesystem-2.1.6-2
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot cdrom
2. partition with a /var and a /var/mail
3. install normally
Actual Results: installer displays error "There was an error installing
Expected Results: Installation continues normally
I didn't test many configurations, but I was able to reproduce it every time
when /var and /var/mail where configured.
Should be fixed now.